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Peter concentrates his practice in workers’ compensation and mediation, representing the rights of injured workers. Peter obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA in 1999. He was commissioned as a Special Agent for the United States Secret Service 2000. Peter was assigned to the New York Field office, and served in both special protective and investigative missions for the U.S. Department of Treasury and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security while he was an agent. Peter returned home to South Carolina to attend law school and received his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2007. Peter has represented clients in hundreds of workers’ compensation trials, including appeals before South Carolina Court of Appeals and the South Carolina Supreme Court. Peter has argued and litigated all types of disputed workers’ compensation matters, including occupational exposure, repetitive trauma, brain injuries as well as workers’ compensation matters that involve third party liens and subrogation claims. Peter is also a certified Circuit Court Mediator in South Carolina.
1052 Gardner Rd.
Charleston, SC, 29407
1770 India Hook Road
Rock Hill, SC, 29732
322 Laurens St., NW
Aiken, SC, 29801
601 W Evans St.
Florence, SC, 29501
27 W. Calhoun St.
Sumter, SC, 29150
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2016|
|Elite Attorney in Workers Compensation||Legal Elite of the Midlands||2016|
|Attorney||Chappell, Smith & Arden||2016 - Present|
|Mediator||South Carolina Circuit Court Administration||2016 - 2016|
|Attorney||McKay Firm||2012 - 2016|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|South Carolina Association for Justice||Member||2016 - Present|
|Injured Workers' Advocates||Member||2016 - Present|
|South Carolina Bar Association||Member||2015 - Present|
|Richland County Bar Association||Member||2015 - Present|
|American Bar Association||member||2015 - Present|
|SCWCEA Medical Conference||Committee Member||2015 - 2016|
|Sterling Educational Institute||Mental injuries in South Carolina||2013|
|“Chronicles”||Appellate Procedure for the Court of Appeals||2012|
|University of South Carolina School of Law||Doctor of Law (J.D.)||2007|
|University of Virginia||Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)||1999|
|Critical Essentials from both sides of eh isle||Workers' Compensation||2016|
|Lunch with Lawyers Podcast||Workers Compensation||2016|
|New York Electronic Crimes Task Force in 2002-2003||National Spokesperson||2002|
|SNORKLE LIFT ACCIDENT||$800,000 settlement|
|Forklift Accident/Negligent Hiring||$5,000,000|